Sunday, December 25, 2016

Decoupage Bottle with cork lights

 I purchased the cork bottles from, and I purchased the cork lights from I used flowered rice paper, glass paint and glass paste. See Below:

Encaustic Art with Crayola Crayons

I happened to come across a few videos on using the encaustic iron with crayons. To my surprise as you will see below... You get the same effect as using encaustic paints, except it is not a raised effect on the paper. I used watercolor paper for this process.

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Thursday, December 8, 2016

Decoupage Picture Frame with Tissue Paper

Tissue paper stamped with Butterfly stamp, Finnabair platinum textured crackle paste, chalk paint on a wooden picture frame. Sealed with varnish.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Watercolor Paper Pendant

 Paint 140 lb watercolor paper with water color paints, cut out 6 circles with Tim Holtz circle dies, glue 4 circles together with "yes glue", file edges with sand paper to clean the edges of the circle, add  circle color of choice to the front and back with the glue, file again - wait to dry completely,  add embossing powder, then spray with Tattered Angels glitter spray several times front and back, use heat gun, punch hole and add wire to make connection.

Encaustic Abstract Art

Ampersand hardbord with encaustic paints, using the encaustic iron to make the abstract designs.

Picture Frame with crackle and floral rice paper

Crackling Lacquer step one and step two,  distressed ink, rice paper flowers, and oil paint stick smudges.

Decoupage Vase with Mulberry Paper

Painted Crackle Vetro  on vase, painted the vase with homemade chalk paint,  cut out mulberry paper butterflies, then glued to the vase and added pearl paint with sponge and varnish.